CYM Rugby Club wishes to recruit a new head coach to lead the development of the club’s first XV men’s team, along with a head coach for their women’s XVs team.

Founded in 1924, CYM Rugby Club is a junior rugby club based in the heart of Terenure Village, Dublin 6W. They are a small local club, with big ambitions and long and proud history in the area.

Men’s Head Coach:

The successful candidate will be an integral member of the club’s rugby management team and will be required to play a significant role in the delivery of short-, medium- and longer-term rugby goals.

Reporting to the club Director of Rugby, they will be responsible for coaching CYM’s first XV men’s team, currently competing in Metro Division 5.

Women’s Head Coach:

The successful candidate will be an integral member of the club’s rugby management team and will be required to play a significant role in the delivery of short-, medium- and longer-term rugby goals.

Reporting to the club’s Director of Rugby, they will be responsible for coaching CYM’s first XV women’s team, currently competing in Leinster League Division 1.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and deliver a programme that ensures that the team can execute a coherent and appropriate gameplan through the season
  • Attend and supervise all training sessions and games for the first XV men’s team
  • Develop and encourage a positive culture
  • Conduct regular reviews with Director of Rugby

Qualifications:

The successful candidates will have an accredited coaching qualification or, if not, will be in the process of obtaining such a qualification having played at a senior level. Strong leadership and communication skills are essential.

All applications will be treated in strictest confidence. The initial term is for the 2022/23 season with a review at the end of the season. Applicants from player-coaches welcome.

The closing date for applications is 5pm, 31 May.

The club will conduct an interview process with a view to have the selected candidates appointed and in place by early July.

Applicants should please forward their CV to cymrugby@gmail.com.